Collection Items

  • Map
    Map of Boston and its vicinity Scale ca. 1:63,360. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows dwellings, occupants, and distances along roads from the State House in Boston. LC copy imperfect; edges torn, including portion of publication information. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Hales, John Groves - Gillingham, Edwin
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    Market Street, Lynn, Mass., as it appeared in 1820. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 306 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2: 651/1
    • Contributor: Oliver, William T.
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    Springfield, 1827 : surveyed by direction of the town, 1826 General map showing names of landowners. Also covers Chicopee. Includes ill. of selected buildings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Torn, soiled, mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: Bowles, Samuel - Pelton, Oliver
    • Date: 1827
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Hartford : from a survey made in 1824 Shows location of wharves along Connecticut River and of selected buildings. Includes ill., "View from Seymour's Wharf." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Stained, soiled, small tears along edges of sheet, mounted on cloth backing.
    • Contributor: D. St. John and N. Goodwin - Willard, Asaph
    • Date: 1824
  • Map
    The City of New York as laid out by the Commissioners with the surrounding country Street planning map. Covers all of Manhattan Island (New York, N.Y.) and substantial parts of adjacent counties in New York and New Jersey. Shows existing and proposed streets; also buildings and other structures, streams and other wetlands, political boundaries. Shows relief by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illustrations of surveying equipment used by the ...
    • Contributor: Randel, John
    • Date: 1821
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Baltimore Shows wards. Shows index. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lucas, Fielding
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    This plan of the city of Baltimore Scale ca. 1:7,300. Hand colored. Pictorial map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes index to points of interest, pictorial index, notes, "Plan of Baltimore Town in 1729 ...," and illus. LC copies imperfect: Copy 1, portions of edges and right central section missing. Copy 2, portions of edges and center missing. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 700/2
    • Contributor: Poppleton, Thomas H. - Cone, Joseph - Harrison, Charles Peter
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    District of Columbia Shows main roads. Also covers surrounding territory in Maryland and Virginia. "Engraved for J. Melish's 'Description of the United States.'" LC copy water-stained and trimmed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Melish, John - Tanner, Benjamin
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    A correct map of the city of Washington : capital of the United States of America : lat. 38.53 n., long. 0.0 Shows block numbers. Also covers Georgetown. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 31th [sic] day of January 1820 by Peter Force of the District of Columbia." From Peter Force's A national calendar, 1820. Includes ill. and index to points of interest. Mounted on cloth backing, edged in imitation leather, and annotated in lead pencil: 1820. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Stone, William James - Force, Peter - Davis & Force
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States. Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy fold-lined, missing sections along fold lines, mounted ...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States. Shows block numbers, wards, existing and planned government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." From William Elliot's The Washington guide, 1822. Includes indexed table of points of interest. LC copy fold-lined, missing edge and interior sections, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also ...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy fold-lined, missing edge section, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] A complete historical, chronological & geographical American atlas, H.C. Carey & I. Lea, Philadelphia, 1822. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Geographical, statistical, and historical map of the District of Columbia Relief shown by hachures. Title at head of text: District of Columbia. Oriented with north toward the upper left. Includes text and statistical tables. At upper right: No. 21. LC copy stained, fold-lined, and accompanied by typewritten information card: [From] American atlas, published by H.C. Car[e]y & I. Leo [sic], Philadelphia, 1827. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: H.C. Carey & I. Lea (Firm) - Young & Delleker
    • Date: 1827
  • Map
    Map of the city of Washington Shows block numbers, wards, and government buildings. Mounted on cloth backing and edged in imitation leather. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington, 1320 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C. - Stone, W. I. - Brannan, John
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    Plan of the city of Washington : seat of government of the United States Shows block numbers, wards, existing and proposed government buildings, and radial distances from Capitol. "Entered according to Act of Congress on the 12 day of Nov. 1822 by S.A. Elliot of the District of Columbia." Includes indexed table of points of interest. LC Ward maps, 222 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy annotated in ink, ...
    • Contributor: Elliot, William - Elliot, S. Alfred - Throop, G. H.
    • Date: 1829
  • Map
    Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical ... Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. LC copy halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hawkes, P. - Warr, John
    • Date: 1827
  • Map
    Compendious chart exhibiting, at one view, the names of about thirteen hundred of the principal ports and places in the world, with their bearings per compass, and their distances expressed in geographical ... "Entered according to Act of Congress the 3rd day of April 1827, by P. Hawkes of the State of Pennsylvania." Includes text, compass rose, and ill. of Capitol. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 149 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: Hawkes, P. - Warr, John - Calvert, T. H.
    • Date: 1827
  • Map
    [Plan of the Center Market and surrounding squares, Washington D.C.]. Covers area bounded by Washington Canal, 6th, D, and 10th streets N.W. Market building shown pictorially. Pen-and-ink, lead pencil, and watercolor. Ink-stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault Phillips. Washington, 354 DCP
    • Date: 1820
  • Map
    Center Market square : [Washington D.C.]. Title from map center. Note at bottom: Including the dotted lines is the dimensions of that part of the Center Market square requiring to be filled in the 22nd June 1824. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermarked: Stamp U S. Tracing linen backing. Includes notes and computations. Sketch map of square 350 on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1824
  • Map
    Plat of that part of the Washington & Rockville Turnpike Road lying within the District of Columbia Covers the presentday Georgia Avenue N.W. between Florida Avenue and the District line. At upper edge: Aug't 5, 1820. Title from verso. Alternate title at head of text: District of Columbia, Washington County, pt. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Watermark: D Ames (with U.S. coat-of-arms). Folded-lined and mounted on cloth backing. Includes text. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...
    • Contributor: Elgar, Joseph
    • Date: 1819
  • Map
    Plan of the present situation of the City Hall on the square between north D & E streets & between 4th & 5th streets west Both maps are surveys covering Judiciary Square N.W. and immediate vicinity, Washington D.C. Title from larger map. Pen-and-ink and lead pencil. Larger map watermarked (fleur-de-lis under crown). Larger map includes notes and computations. Pencilled computations on verso of smaller map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 367 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1826
  • Map
    [Cadastral survey map of Squares A and B adjacent to Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W., Washington D.C. : new part of the Mall] Covers blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Black ink, brown ink, and lead pencil. Torn, fold-lined, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes notes and computations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 890 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Plan of squares marked A. & B. in Mr. Bulfinch's plan, divided in lots : [now part of the Mall, N.W. Washington D.C.] Cadastral map of the blocks bounded by 6th St., Pennsylvania Av., 3rd St., and the former Missouri Av. N.W. Brown ink, tan wash, and lead pencil. Watermark: J Whatman 1794. Mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Phillips. Washington 889 Vault DCP
    • Contributor: District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor - De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822
  • Map
    Plan of the proposed basin at the mouth of the Tiber : [Washington D.C.] Covers northern part of Mall between 15th and 17th streets N.W., not the present location of the Tidal Basin. Also shows "Canal" and "Proposed canal." Photocopy of ms. map in LC Manuscript Division. LC copy annotated in pencil on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin - Roberts, N. S. (Nathan Smith)
    • Date: 1829
  • Map
    Plan of grounds adjacent to the Capitol showing the projected alteration of the Canal & the amount of land proposed to be laid into building lots Covers area bounded by C St. north, 1st St. east, C St. south, and 7th St. west, including eastern part of the Mall. Partial cadastral map showing block numbers, some lots, dimensions, and street widths. Black and red inks, watercolor, and lead pencil. Watermarked: J Whatman 1794, [fleur-de-lis]. Stained, soiled, and missing small sections in margins. Accompanied by newspaper clipping: Public sale of valuable ...
    • Contributor: De Krafft, F. C.
    • Date: 1822